The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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Packaging Your Imagination Registration Now Open

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Canada’s best conference on the craft and business of writing and illustrating for children — Packaging Your Imagination — is on Saturday, November 19.  Registration is now open.

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20 more books to receive Reading Lights plaques in Vancouver

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In July, the following 20 authors and their books were announced by the Reading Lights initiative to receive plaques in the Vancouver area. Reading Lights celebrates the work...

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Call for Submissions: Best Books for Kids & Teens, Spring 2017

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SUBMISSION DEADLINE: October 14, 2016

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is now accepting submissions for the Spring 2017 edition of Best Books for Kids & Teens...

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Summer Reading List 2016

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The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) has compiled a list of great Canadian books, for kids and teens of all ages, for the 2016 summer holidays. The books featured in...

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Online edition of Best Books for Kids & Teens now available!

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TorontoJune 30, 2016 The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is excited to announce the launch of a new online edition of Best Books for...

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Shar Levine Appointed to the Order of Canada

Award-winning children’s author and CCBC board member Shar Levine has been appointed as a member of the Order of Canada by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General...

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